Francesca is a doctoral student in the Department of English at CGU, where she also received her M.A. in English. Her primary research interests are in Victorian literature, the rise of the novel, and gender studies. She joined the CGU Writing Center staff in 2012, and she most recently completed teaching the Foundations in Graduate Writing and Presenting summer course at CGU. She enjoys working with peers at any stage of the writing process and loves to discuss writing and revision strategies.